At the Tretyakov Gallery in Krymsky Val, patrons will be able to see the prouns (works created in the vein of one vector of abstract art invented by Lissitzky), architectural projects, sketches of designs for exhibitions from the museum’s collection, and also paintings and graphic works from overseas museums (all in all, about 200 exhibits).
The Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center will feature the earliest period of Lissitzky’s career, the so-called Jewish period, including book illustrations, posters, photos. For the first time in Russia, his famous painted prouns will be on display. In addition, the art show will include a large body of documents (manuscripts and photos) donated to the Hannover Museum by Jen Lissitzky, the artist’s son.
The works exhibited in two locations will cover all periods of Lissitzky’s artistic career, and will present him as a universal visual artist who excelled in drawing and painting, design, architecture, book printing, photography.
December 30, 2017 (Saturday) - the exhibitions are open for visitors as usual.
December 31, 2017 (Sunday) - the exhibitions are open for visitors:
- The Tretyakov Gallery in Lavrushinsky Lane (Main Building and Engineering Building) and the New Tretyakov - until 18.00 (last admission until 17.00).
- Apollinary Vasnetsov Memorial Flat and Victor Vasnetsov Museum - until 17.00 (last admission until 16.00).
January 1, 2018 (Monday) - exhibitions are closed for visiting.
The Tretyakov Gallery in Lavrushinsky Lane (Main Building and Engineering Building) and the New Tretyakov are open for visits from January 2 to 7, working hours as usual. January 8 - day off.
Apollinary Vasnetsov Memorial Flat and Victor Vasnetsov Museum are open for visits from January 3 to 7 as usual, on January 8 and 9 - day off.
Congratulations on the upcoming holidays and we are waiting in the halls of the Tretyakov Gallery!
(with valid ID)